Tuesday, January 29, 2019

An audio tour of

The sounds and announcements of the NSB service from Bergen to Oslo were taken from NRK’s Slow TV episode Bergensbanen. At 7 hours and 14 minutes, it is an epic piece and peace of television.
Bergen Line

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Episode 6. Leicester, UK - Anstey Ales and Walkers Crisps

An audio tour of

Hops:   Anstey Ales
            A Brew Day
            Nook IPA

Crisps: Walkers Crisps
            Spolier alert, our favourite flavours are Salt and Vinegar, and Marmite.
            You will have to listen to the episode to find out whose.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Episode 5 

Guillon-Painturaud Pineau & Château Royal de Cognac, Baron Otard XO Cognac

HopScotch Epsiode 5

HopScotch 005 from France.
Pineau: Guillon-Painturaud, Pineau des Charentes Extra Vieux Blanc and
Cognac: Château Royal de Cognac, Baron Otard XO
#baronotard #chateaudecognac

An audio tour of a selected
Pineau: Guillon-Painturaud, Pineau des Charentes Extra Vieux Blanc
Cognac: Château Royal de Cognac, BaronOtard XO



Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Episode 4 - Shiner Wicked Ram IPA - Still Austin Whisky Co Daydreamer

HopScotch Epsiode 4
An audio tour of
Hop: Shiner Wicked Ram IPA
Scotch: Still Austin Whisky Co Daydreamer
(The "Scotch" this week, being a "new make" whisky.)

1975 Airstream Argosy 26' Motorhome

Route from Austin to Shiner

Shiner - Wicked Ram IPA
Their first IPA, with Bravo, Crystal & Centennial hops.
Shine On. 100 Years of Shiner Beer

Circuit of the Americas
The ultimate open wheel driving experience
$650, and over 18 years old with a valid driving license

Stubbs Bar-B-Q
With the sauce available on your grocery store shelves.

Still Austin Whisky Co - Daydreamer
Dreamt up on a warm summer’s day walk through an orchard, Daydreamer delivers the flavors of summer by combining Valencia, Tangelo and Bergamot citrus into a crisp, clean spirit.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Epsiode 3 - Felinfoel Double Dragon Scotch: Penderyn Dragon Legend

HopScotch Epsiode 3
An audio tour of
Hop: Felinfoel Double Dragon
Scotch: Penderyn Dragon Legend
(The "Scotch" this week, being a Welsh whisky.)

Felinfoel Double Dragon
"Double Dragon is a full drinking premium Welsh Ale"

Route from Felinfoel to Penderyn

Penderyn Dragon Legend
Legend is a Madeira-finish single malt whisky, bottled at 41% abv.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Episode 2 - Fyne Ales Superior IPA & Oban Little Bay

HopScotch Episode 2
An audio tour of
Hop: Fyne Ales Superior IPA &
Scotch: Oban Little Bay

Fyne Ales - Superior IPA
"A step beyond a regular IPA"

Update: April 15, 2018. We have been sent a picture of Fyne Ales tasting room and store from a listener inspired to go there after listening to this podcast. We are delighted you enjoyed so much. Thank you.

Looking North up Loch Fyne

A83 at Achadunan
Looking North towards the old bridge. Fyne Ales is hidden away on the right.

Oban Little Bay
"Little Bay’s warming richness is neatly balanced by a smoky spicy-dryness"

Oban: street view
Looking at the distillery and McCaig's Tower

Oban Fish and Chip Restaurant
Eat in, or take away

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Episode 1 - Adnams Broadside & McClellands Highland

HopScotch Episode 1
An audio tour of a selected
Hop: Adnams Broadside &
Scotch: McClelland Highland

Adnams Broadside
Commemorated the 300th anniversary of the 1672 battle of Sole Bay

Southwold, Suffolk, England
A small town on the coast of Suffolk. North East of London by 150km / 100 miles

McClellands Highland
A fine example of a Highland malt whisky

Car Park in The Sky
A panoramic vantage point